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Smart Thermostat - Starter Kit V3+


Introducing the new Smart Thermostat - Starter Kit (v3+): More comfort, better control and platform connectivity.

With multi-room control and the new heating algorithm, tado° can save even more on your heating costs and make life more comfortable. An improved interface on the thermostat itself and the new Smart Schedules in the app make control of your heating even easier.

The tado° Smart Thermostat uses your phone’s location to control your heating, ensuring no energy is wasted. The smartphone app gives you full control over your heating wherever you are. Experience more comfort while saving up to 31% of your heating costs.

What’s in the box?

Smart Thermostat, Internet Bridge, USB cables, connectors, ethernet cable, mounting screws, adhesive pads, labeling for cables, screwdriver, 3 AAA batteries

  • 30-day money-back guarantee
  • 12 Months Energy Savings Guarantee
  • Pays for itself in the first year
  • 2-year warranty

You can make your home even more comfortable by automating Geofencing and Open Window Detection with the Auto-Assist Skill.* The Auto-Assist Skill is available in the app for only €2.99 per month, and can be cancelled at anytime.

These two Skills also work without Auto-Assist. You will simply be notified via push notifications to (de)activate the heating if the Skills are triggered.


The new product suite offers several integration possibilities, such as Apple HomeKit, Google Home, Amazon Echo, and IFTTT.

Make tado° part of your connected home and create scenes with Apple HomeKit. Use Siri, Google Assistant or Amazon Echo to voice control your heating and create Applets with IFTTT to connect with other applications and smart devices.


The Smart Thermostat can be automatically controlled via the location of your smartphone as well as manually, by schedule or on the device itself.

  • Touch arrows

  • LED matrix display

  • Button


Control your heating with the Smart Thermostat

The Internet Bridge connects to the internet via your router. The Smart Thermostat and the Internet Bridge communicate via radio.


More specifications

Power supply:

5-36V DC 0.2A / 4.5V DC - (3xAAA batteries, 1,200 mAh)


LED matrix 10 x 19 LEDs, 32 x 20 mm / buttons: 2x capacitive touch, 1x mechanical


temperature / humidity / ambient light

Dimensions (H x W x D):

Smart Thermostat 104 x 104 x 19 mm / Internet Bridge 81 x 27 x 22 mm / Full packaging: 175 × 175 × 116 mm


Smart Thermostat 132g / Internet Bridge 61g / Full packaging: 700 g

Environmental certifications:

German engineered, production certified: ISO 14001 / ISO 9001 / BS OHSAS 18001 / EU RoHS compliant Recyclable packaging


2 year limited warranty

Internet connection:

Via Internet Bridge connected to an ethernet port of the home’s internet router

Radio communication (between devices):

868 MHz, Mesh (6LoWPAN)

Data encryption:

TLS 1.2 (SSL), 2048-bit Extended Validation Certificate / TLS 1.2 (SSL), 256-bit elliptic curve encryption / AES-CCM encryption

Product material and finish:

PC+ABS plastics/ white, matte

Multi-language support:

English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch

Savings potential

based on a simulation study by the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics (Germany, 2013)


Google Home, IFTTT


More control

tado° shows you how warm it is at home, when your heating is on and how much you are saving. It also lets you control the heating from wherever you are.


tado° uses the residents’ locations to control the heating. Saves when nobody is at home and heats when the first person heads back.

Save money

tado° cuts your heating bill by up to 31%. Calculate your savings here.

Find out more

Report overview

The report shows you the home temperature throughout the day and your savings with tado°.

Weather forecasts

tado° utilises the weather in order to heat your home more efficiently.


Easy to install, intuitive to use and automatically adjusts the heating to your lifestyle.

Heating error messages

tado° informs you about issues with your heating system and provides direct assistance and advice.

Building characteristics integration

Every home is unique, tado° gets to know your building and learns the most efficient way to heat your home.

Flexible use

tado° adapts to your needs: automatic heating control, schedules or manual control.


Works with 95% of heating systems

Wireless room thermostat

If you have a wireless thermostat or have a gas boiler without a thermostat you’ll need the Extension Kit (also needed to control a hot water tank).

Wired room thermostat

Simply replace your existing wired room thermostat.

Control multiple zones

Replace multiple room thermostats (also for underfloor heating) with Smart Thermostats.

Wireless room thermostat

If you have a wireless room thermostat or no underfloor thermostats you'll need the Extension Kit.

Wired room thermostat

Simply replace your existing wired room thermostat.

Multi-zone control

Replace multiple wired underfloor heating thermostats with Additonal Smart Thermostats.

Supported manufacturers










Glow worm

...and many more

Supported heating systems:

both 230V and extra low voltage interfaces (digital bus / analogue)

combi, system and heat-only boilers

conventional and condensing boilers

common Y-, S- and W-plan setups

hydronic underfloor systems

electric underfloor systems with a maximum switching current of 6 A

air source and ground source heat pumps (heating only)

zoned systems (one Smart Thermostat per zone)

relay compatible both switched live systems and potential free (dry contact) systems

Add devices

The Smart Thermostat - Starter Kit (v3+)

works with multiple Smart Thermostats and Smart Radiator Thermostats.


Self install

You can easily install the Smart Thermostat yourself. Our online installation service gives you detailed step-by-step instructions for your heating system.